Menown Family History

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Menown Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Menon, Keown, Menor, Memon, Menold, Mennen, Menn, Mensen, Denoon

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Menown Family Origin

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Menown Family Occupations

What did your Menown ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Doctor and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Menown. 17% of Menown men worked as a Doctor and 50% of Menown women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Menown were New Worker and Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Doctor
    17%
  • Foreman B
    17%
  • House Man
    17%
  • New Worker
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    50%
  • Manager
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Menown Historical Records

What Menown family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 284 census records available for the last name Menown. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menown census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 54 immigration records available for the last name Menown. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 76 military records available for the last name Menown. For the veterans among your Menown ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menown Life Expectancy

What is the average Menown lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2002, in the United States, Menown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Menown in 1968 was 54, and 88 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Menown

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Menown ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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